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Agricultural & Industrial Museum

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Amazingly Interesting

My husband and I were staying overnight in York and needed something to fill a morning. I had done... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Hatboro, Pennsylvania
Really enjoyed the active displays.

Wonderful museum. Wish I could have spent more time looking at the exhibits. I will have to return... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2018
Carl B
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“printing”(3 reviews)
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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217 W. Princess St, York, PA 17403-2337
+1 717-848-1587
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I were staying overnight in York and needed something to fill a morning. I had done some research and had two places that looked interesting. We first went to the Colonial Complex the followed it up with the Ag & Indust Museum....More

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Reviewed 15 August 2018

Wonderful museum. Wish I could have spent more time looking at the exhibits. I will have to return and spend more time there.

Thank Carl B
Reviewed 25 July 2018

It was really interesting to learn how many products have been made in York, everything from air conditioners, roto tillers to peppermint patties. Local industries have apparently contributed but the story could have been told better. I would have liked to know more about the...More

Thank Jane W
Reviewed 23 June 2018

Staff was excellent! They could keep the interest of the children and adults alike -- was never there before and will go back without the kids to see more!

Thank zackat8
Reviewed 8 February 2018

My wife opted to sit this one out, but the ol' PA farm boy had to have a look-see. Camera in hand, I copied almost every visible exhibit in an hour and a half, all the while being impressed by the breadth and importance of...More

Thank Robert D
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

This is an awesome museum I had no idea was right here in York. It's an awesome walk through York history. My wife and I love museums and visit as many as we can where ever we go. We just love history and learning about...More

1  Thank Terry M
Reviewed 20 September 2017

We took a tour of 50 senior citizens to the Agricultural & Industrial Museum and were quite impressed with the history of York. The staff was very helpful, and flexible to meet our needs. So many things to see, it was hard to pick a...More

Thank Ed W
Reviewed 7 January 2017

I am a life long resident of York. I was born and raised in the City. My father was employed in industry there since leaving the army in 1936 and before that he worked on several farms in the Windsor area after my grandmother died...More

2  Thank drs1231
Reviewed 10 December 2016

If you or a grandfather was in the woodworking or printing business this place is a must see as you have a nice collection of equipment to show the progress in the industry. This is also the first place I have seen how cigars were...More

Thank kkx4
Reviewed 10 November 2016

This is a museum that's really worth the effort to find. It's displays of vehicles alone would make it worth visiting but a lot of the space also displays what local businesses do and if you think this might be boring, think again, it's fascinating!

3  Thank Leslie A J
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